Special Report

Every State’s Number of At-Risk Adults in the Coronavirus Pandemic

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Kansas
> Adults at-risk due to age or medical conditions in April: 38.0% — 24th lowest (total: 807,193)
> Adults over 65 out of all at-risk adults: 54.7% — 18th lowest (total: 441,560)
> Pct. of 18-65 pop who are at risk: 21.7% — 22nd highest (total: 365,633)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of April 16: 51.6 per 100,000 — 12th lowest (total: 1,502)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of April 16: 2.6 per 100,000 — 25th highest (total: 76)
> Poverty rate: 12.0% — 21st lowest (total: 338,175)
> Uninsured population: 10.1% — 21st highest (total: 243,306)

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Kentucky
> Adults at-risk due to age or medical conditions in April: 43.6% — 2nd highest (total: 1,455,749)
> Adults over 65 out of all at-risk adults: 48.8% — 3rd lowest (total: 711,064)
> Pct. of 18-65 pop who are at risk: 28.3% — 2nd highest (total: 744,685)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of April 16: 51.4 per 100,000 — 10th lowest (total: 2,295)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of April 16: 2.8 per 100,000 — 23rd highest (total: 124)
> Poverty rate: 16.9% — 6th highest (total: 730,408)
> Uninsured population: 6.4% — 10th lowest (total: 231,153)

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Louisiana
> Adults at-risk due to age or medical conditions in April: 42.1% — 8th highest (total: 1,445,420)
> Adults over 65 out of all at-risk adults: 48.4% — the lowest (total: 699,578)
> Pct. of 18-65 pop who are at risk: 27.3% — 4th highest (total: 745,842)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of April 16: 471.1 per 100,000 — 3rd highest (total: 21,951)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of April 16: 23.7 per 100,000 — 4th highest (total: 1,103)
> Poverty rate: 18.6% — 3rd highest (total: 843,626)
> Uninsured population: 9.6% — 23rd highest (total: 372,802)

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Maine
> Adults at-risk due to age or medical conditions in April: 42.5% — 5th highest (total: 451,409)
> Adults over 65 out of all at-risk adults: 59.4% — 12th highest (total: 267,942)
> Pct. of 18-65 pop who are at risk: 23.1% — 14th highest (total: 183,467)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of April 16: 57.5 per 100,000 — 17th lowest (total: 770)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of April 16: 1.8 per 100,000 — 17th lowest (total: 24)
> Poverty rate: 11.6% — 19th lowest (total: 151,541)
> Uninsured population: 10.2% — 19th highest (total: 106,863)

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Maryland
> Adults at-risk due to age or medical conditions in April: 37.1% — 23rd lowest (total: 1,690,631)
> Adults over 65 out of all at-risk adults: 53.6% — 15th lowest (total: 906,338)
> Pct. of 18-65 pop who are at risk: 21.5% — 23rd highest (total: 784,293)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of April 16: 166.0 per 100,000 — 11th highest (total: 10,032)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of April 16: 5.8 per 100,000 — 13th highest (total: 349)
> Poverty rate: 9.0% — 4th lowest (total: 528,203)
> Uninsured population: 7.0% — 15th lowest (total: 353,922)